My App Pick For February

Today I want to share my app pick for February. Microsoft Translator In today’s world, where we “meet” online with people from countries all over the world, being able to communicate is critical. Oh, and not just online. We meet people IRL1 who don’t speak our language. Again, communication is critical. Let me give you an example. When the new […]

Android Users Should Do This

Seriously, Android users should do this: make sure anti-virus/anti-malware is installed. Why It’s Important If you use an Android tablet or smartphone, you need to make sure you have software installed to protect your device. Last week, it was reported that over 300,000 Android devices were infected. A fake banking app was the cause of all the chaos. Fortunately, the […]

My App Pick For May 2021

I had the privilege of seeing Zig Ziglar in person on three different occasions. He was the quintessential motivator. If you Bing or Google his name, you’ll find tons and tons of his quotes and stories. I remember specifically that I had taken one of my friends to see and hear him. They were at a mental low in their […]


I’m working diligently to do away with paper – receipts, business cards, etc. I came across an app I like a lot and I want to recommend it to you. I’m not affiliated with Piksoft, the creator of the app, I just really like it. TurboScan is available in both the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. The […]

I Heart You

Actually, it’s iHeartRadio! Whenever there’s a hurricane or some other natural disaster, authorities will tell you to have a battery-operated radio. And, that’s a good thing to do. However, as long as you have cell tower coverage or Wi-Fi available, you can use an app (called “iHeartRadio”) on your smartphone or tablet or you can use a computer browser to […]

Mounds of Paper

If you own a smartphone or a tablet (if not, time to get one!), I’m going to suggest a Microsoft app to help you cut down on those piles of paper in your home or office. It’s called “Office Lens” and it’s available in the Apple and the Android stores. Here’s some good news upfront – the app is free! […]